Instructions for making a paper crane, a step-by-step guide and the history of origami and origami cranes!
This is a popular paper strip folding activity. It is one of the easiest origami to learn and it is addictive too. Teach the children how to make origami stars and they will be busy for hours and hours.
These are some ideas I have collected and used in the last few years for small craft projects that can be used to make your own Christmas decorations or to attach to friends' cards as small gifts.
Fold a paper cup, keep your M&Ms in it, drink water out of it, put it in your wallet or purse, take it with you.
This web page will teach you how to craft several different types of balls out of folded paper using different origami techniques. Try the easiest and build up to the hardest.
A how to on making an original origami crab, using nothing but a square paper and your own hands.
Step-by-step instructions on how to make your own miniature books.
You'll never know when you'll need a toothpick or two! Make your own paper toothpick holders with these origami instructions.
Instead of a very complicated series of folds and creases, 3d (or modular) origami as one basic set of folds that you combine to make all kinds of models- click for detailed instructions with photos!
Looking to make some origami and paper folded projects on a HG Hunger Games theme? Here is a fun resource page full of some handy links to patterns and tutorials.